Muskie School of Public Service


CEPH Accreditation for BSPH

The newly launched BSPH major has been approved for CEPH accreditation.

Public Health Faculty & Alumna Recently Published

Public Health assistant research professor Kate Ahrens and Master of Public Health alumna Sarah Gabrielson were authors on a recently published article in the February 2020 issue of the journal Public Health.
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PPM 534: Managing Cities, Towns and Counties, Summer 2020

Register for PPM 534: Managing Cities,Towns and Counties for the summer 2020 semester. Registration begins on March 2!

Reduced Tuition for Out-of-State Muskie MPH and MPPM Students

Tuition decrease for out of state Muskie graduate degree-seeking students.
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Muskie School to Co-Host 10th Annual Patient Safety Academy

The Muskie School is providing support for the 10th Annual Patient Safety Academy in March 2020.
Cameron Reynolds, Jim Denz, Kathleen Rattazzi

These USM students want to make brewing more sustainable

Through a unique grant-internship opportunity, USM students Kathleen Rattazzi and Cameron Reynolds are working to make Maine breweries more sustainable.

EPA awards USM $1.75 million to aid environmental programs in southeastern New England

The federal Environmental Protection Agency has awarded a $1.75 million grant to the University of Southern Maine to create and run a training and technical assistance network overseeing environmental efforts along a section of the Massachusetts and Rhode Island coastline.
USM Update taping November 2019

Replay: 'The USM Update,' November 2019

In the November episode of "The USM Update," USM President Glenn Cummings sits down to talk about groundbreaking biology research at USM, global leadership through the Maine Model United Nations program, and how USM is leading the way in sustainable seafood initiatives.
Tyler Walsh and Curtis Bohlen

USM senior Tyler Walsh assessing, addressing pollution in Casco Bay

Research conducted this summer by USM student Tyler Walsh, through an internship with the Casco Bay Estuary Partnership (CBEP), aims to better understand nutrient pollution in Casco Bay.

University of Southern Maine report highlights risk data for youth in each of Maine’s 16 counties

Maine’s young people who are returning to their communities following involvement in the child welfare or youth justice systems should receive more help from local agencies, according to a new report released by researchers from the University of Southern Maine’s Muskie School of Public Service.